Stella A Davino

Stella Davino, 89, passed away peacefully on June 19, 2022, in Monroe Township.

Stella was born to Gaetano and Mary Chiarella while living in Jamesburg.

Stella was raised in the Jamesburg and Monroe area and remained there for most of her life. She was married to her loving husband of sixty-six years, Louis Davino. Stella was a homemaker and raised her three children while caring for her husband.

Stella loved to cook especially for her family. On holidays and Sundays, she would cook for her entire family while passing on all her recipes to her children and grandchildren. She also loved to go to Atlantic City but most of all Stella’s family was her pride and joy, her dear grandchildren meant everything to her as well as all her family members.

Stella is predeceased by her brother-in-law, George bender of Hazlet.

She is survived by her husband of sixty-six years, Louis Davino, as well as her three children and their spouses: Joseph and Laurie Davino of Millstone, Louis Jr., and Didi also of Millstone, and Sharon Davino-Chapman and Michael of Easton, PA.

Stella is also survived by her brothers: Jerry and Sally Chiarella of Jamesburg, Dominick and Diane Chiarella of Manchester; and her sister Anna Bender of Hazlet.

Stella will also be sadly missed by her grandchildren; Seth and Melissa Davino, Adam and Linda Davino, Eliza Scheurman, Chelsea and Jack Lynch, Joseph Davino, Louis Davino, Felicia Davino, Hayley Davino, Stella Davino, Madison Chapman, and Justin Chapman. 

Stella will also be missed by her great-grandchildren, Chase, Ethan, Gianna, Carter, Adam Jr., Christian, Blake, Alaina, and Adaline.


Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, from 3:00 pm until 7:00 pm and again on Thursday, June 23, 2022, from 8:30 am until 9:30 am at the M. David DeMarco Funeral Home Inc., 205 Rhode Hall Road, Monroe Twp., NJ 08831. (732) 521-0555.

A funeral liturgy will be held on Thursday, June 23, 2022, at 10:30 am located at St., Anthony of Padua RC Church, 251 Franklin Street, Hightstown, NJ 08520.

Entombment will immediately follow at Holy Cross Burial Park Mausoleum, 840 Cranbury Road, Jamesburg, NJ 08831.


Donations may be made in Stella’s honor to the following charities by following the links on this page:

Make a Wish Foundation or St. Jude Children’s Hospital